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Town of East Fremantle

Resident workers - Key statistics

2,289 people or 61.5% of the Town of East Fremantle's resident workers have a tertiary qualification.

The local labour force includes all employed people who are resident in the local area regardless of where they work. In other words, it is the people who live locally and therefore have the potential to work locally and is an important resource for the local economy. Their characteristics inform us about the skills that are available locally, even if they are not currently employed in the local economy.

Access the detailed tables for further exploration of each characteristic.

Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) – Census 2011 and 2016 – by usual residence

Resident workers key statistics - All industry sectors
Town of East Fremantle20162011Change
NameNumber%Western Australia %Number%Western Australia %2011 to 2016
Local workers--------------
Total local workers (Census)3,721100.0100.03,564100.0100.0+157
Age structure--------------
15 - 24 years48413.014.146513.016.2+19
25 - 54 years2,27361.166.82,28664.166.2-13
55 - 64 years74620.014.966818.714.4+78
65 years and over2165.84.21373.83.2+79
Top three industries--------------
Health care and social assistance55014.211.245312.510.1+97
Education and training50713.18.351114.17.8-4
Professional, scientific and technical services3709.56.147113.07.0-101
Top three occupations--------------
Clerical and administrative workers42711.513.046713.114.4-40
Hours worked--------------
Full time2,17358.461.82,11359.363.7+60
Part time1,50640.536.51,39039.034.2+116
Bachelor or higher degree1,85649.927.51,65046.323.3+206
Advanced diploma or diploma43311.610.839010.99.8+43
Certificate level52114.025.148613.624.0+35
No qualifications81221.833.792125.838.9-109
Individual Income--------------
Less than $50060516.316.9--------
$500 -$1,7491,66744.857.2--------
$1,750 or more1,41237.924.5--------
Method of Travel to Work--------------
Public Transport3118.49.235710.09.4-46
Walked only1072.92.81012.83.3+6
Other Characteristics--------------
Born overseas1,02127.438.81,04329.335.7-22
Speaks a language other than English at home2937.918.42878.114.5+6
Arrived between 2011 and 9th August 20161704.68.2--------

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.